Roquer J, Cuadrado-Godia E, Giralt-Steinthauer E, Jimena S, Jiménez-Conde J, Martínez-Rodríguez JE, Ois A, Rodríguez-Campello A
Cerebrovasc. Dis.. 2012;33(4):310-5, PMID: 22343923
Previous studies have demonstrated that infections might precipitate ischemic strokes (IS). We sought to describe, in a large prospective series, the frequency of previous infection (PI) in IS and intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), and to assess whether any relationship with stroke subtype or outcome could be identified.